Are you an injury victim seeking compensation for your injuries in Illinois or Indiana, we can help.Burton A . Padove an advocate for your rights and building a foundation for your new beginning.Burton A. Padove, over thirty years of experience, can provide help for almost all your legal needs.Burton A. Padove fights for the rights of victims of professional negligence in Illinois and IndianaBurton a. Padove, with over thirty years experience helping injured victims and their families.Padove Law providing compassionate legal help during difficult times for your family.
|IN||Active In Good Standing||1988||01/15/2017|
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1981||11/21/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|>50 hours pro bono||Northwest Indiana Volunteer Lawyers||2012|
|>50 hours||Northwest Indiana Lawyers||2011|
|>50 hours pro bono||Northwest Indiana Volunteer lawyers||2010|
|10000th Member||Illinois State Bar Association||1981|
|Owner||Padove Law||1993 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Offices Of Richard F. Mallen||1989 - 1992|
|Associate||Lavine, Eisner, Wittenberg, Newman & Silverman||1987 - 1989|
|House Counsel||American International Group, Inc.||1983 - 1987|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Chicago Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Lake County Bar Association||Director||N/A|
|Smith v. Jones||Settled for substantial amounts. Clients satisfied|
|See all legal cases|
|Indiana Lawyer||House party hosts face heightened liability after recent COA ruling||2015|
|The Indy Channel||Attorneys advise pet prenups in case of divorce||2015|
|Illinois Trial Lawyers Journal||Lawsuits Against Physicians||1989|
|Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of Technology||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1981|
|Loyola University Chicago||Political Science & History||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Family Law Agreements From Start to Finish||Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements: Drafting, Challenging and Enforcing||2016|
|Guest Lecturer From Law School to Law Practice||Ethics and Lawyer Marketing||2015|
|Applying The Rules of Evidence What Every Lawyer Should Know||Electronic Discovery Update||2015|
|From Law School to Law Practice||Social Media and Legal Marketing||2014|
|Advanced Issues in Personal Injury Litigation||Medical Evidence||2014|
|Solo and Small Section||Cloud Case Management||2013|
|Lake County Bar Association Solo Practice Meeting||Ethics of Discounted Coupons and Attorneys Fees||2012|
|Monthly meeting||Tractor Trailer Tandem Dangers||1994|
Posted by Rev
Words alone can't express our thankfullness and just plain being lucky in finding Burton. The care and concern that he showed our family in such a time of great loss was beyond any expectations that you could have for a lawyer.
Never in my life have I seen someone so dedicated to getting closure to a case and in such a short time.
We just can't recommend this man high enough.
Thanks from the Milhone family.
Posted by Julie
I would recommend Burt without hesitation. My initial contact with him was for a real estate matter. I have known many lawyers and found Burt to be very knowledgeable, thorough, and most importantly (and somewhat rare for a lawyer), realistic about what the outcome was likely to be and what courses of action were likely to be most cost-effective in terms of results obtained.
That was several years ago, and now Burt is my go-to lawyer whenever I have a legal question, whether it's family law, real estate, or employment. He gives good, sound advice, and tells me when the fight is worth it and when it's not. He is also very courteous and tactful, and never makes me feel that my questions or concerns are insignificant, or that other clients are more important.
I also appreciate that Burt returns calls promptly, or if he cannot due to other obligations such as court appearances, will let me know when to expect a response. I've never had to call more than once to get a call back, and I have worked with Burt as needed over several years now.
Recently I had a fairly unusual legal issue come up (totally not Burt's area of expertise, in fact, I sincerely doubt it is ANY lawyer's area of expertise), and I was impressed by how thoroughly Burt looked into all the possible issues before making any recommendations.
To sum up, I would not hesitate to recommend Burt, and he will be the first and only attorney I call next time I need one.
Posted by Edy
Words can not express how thankful I am that I chose Burton Padove to handle my legal matters. Burton is professional, knowledgeable and thorough. He is prompt in returning phone calls and e-mails. Burton kept me informed throughout the entire process and always made sure I understood everything that was going on. I was able to rest easy knowing Burton was taking care of my legal issues. I would highly recommend Attorney Padove and know that if I have any future legal issues, he will be the first and only attorney I call.
Posted by anonymous
Mr. Padove is a very knowledgeable and skilled attorney. He always returned my calls and emails promptly and answered any questions I had. He utilizes email and is very good at providing updates. I would not hesitate to recommend him to my friends or family.
Posted by Liz
We used this attorney to do our will. It was great because most everything was done via email including revisions. One office visit to sign off on final documents. Very easy and painless. He also participates in the Hyatt Legal Plan so no upfront costs if you're in this plan!
Posted by Ruth
Burton is a great lawyer,i have an autistic daughter i was with her father for 13years,we were separated.I needed a lawyer for custody,visitation&support.i was lucky to find Mr.Padove he works with me to do what was the best for me and my daughter.he is very courteous,he always respectful and gentle with questions regarding my daughters special needs he has always answered my questions promptly,and if i didn't understand anything he explained them to me without making me feel stupid.I would rec amend him to any one.i had spoke with a few other attorneys whom did not understand the fact my daughters father is an alcoholic which made things difficult not only has he understood he is helping me to do what best .. he has gone through this with me step by step.always letting me what needs to be done with enough time for me to be able to do them .its nice to have some one willing to go the extra mile thank you Burton.